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UK Medical Heritage Library

The UK Medical Heritage Library brings together books and pamphlets from 10 research libraries in the UK, focused on the 19th and early 20th century history of medicine and related disciplines. This ongoing digitisation project is funded by Jisc (http://www.jisc-content.ac.uk/) and the Wellcome Library (http://wellcomelibrary.org). The UK Medical Heritage Library is a sub-set of the Medical Heritage Library (archive.org/details/medicalheritagelibrary).

UK Medical Heritage Library partners include:

  • King's College London
  • London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
  • Royal College of Physicians of London
  • Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • University of Bristol
  • UCL (University College London)
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of Leeds
  • Wellcome Library

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European Libraries
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collections
149,066
texts
Year
1,164
1966
1,185
1965
1,197
1964
1,194
1963
1,211
1962
1,216
1961
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Topics & Subjects
58,881
Water Supply
57,755
Sanitation
57,230
Public Health
57,000
Disease Outbreaks
2,808
School Health Services
2,521
Medicine
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Creator
8,264
royal college of surgeons of england
2,420
royal college of physicians of edinburgh
1,305
royal college of physicians of london
1,304
university of glasgow. library
461
royal college of physicians of london. n 80046799
330
royal college of physicians of edinburgh. n 82024440
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Language
113,021
English
15,601
French
10,612
German
3,260
Latin
1,842
Italian
1,322
Spanish
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Wellcome Library
by Birdwood, George C. M. (George Christopher Molesworth), Sir, 1832-1917; Bombay (Presidency). Government Central Museum
texts
eye 2,105
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Includes indexes
Topic: Plants, Medicinal
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Topic: Botany - India
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Nogaret, François Félix, 1740-1831; Rosa, Giovanni della; Elluin, François Roland, 1745-1810; Borel, Antoine, 1743-1810; Aretino, Pietro, 1492-1556. Sonetti lussuriosi. French
texts
eye 2,087
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"Avant-propos" (p. [5]-6) signed: Giov. della Rosa
Topics: Erotic literature, Pornography, Coitus
Wellcome Library
by Khory, Rustomjee Naserwanjee; Katrak, Nanabhai Navrosji
texts
eye 2,069
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Vol. 2 printed at the Caxton works
Topics: Herbs, Materia Medica, Plants, Medicinal
Wellcome Library
by Yatindranatha, Sena
texts
eye 2,066
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Topics: Urdu language, Urdu language
Dedication: "To His Majesty the King of the Belgians "
Topics: Vesalius, Andreas, 1514-1564, Anatomy
This material has been provided by The Royal College of Surgeons of England. The original may be consulted at The Royal College of Surgeons of England
Topics: Prostitution, legislation & jurisprudence, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, prevention &...
Wellcome Library
by Lenormant, Francois; Cooper, W. R. (William Ricketts), 1843-1878. nr2002006103
texts
eye 1,961
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comment 0
"Editor's preface" signed: W. R. C. [i. e. William Ricketts Cooper]
Topic: Magic
University of Glasgow Library
by Royal Medical and Chirurgical Society. Library; Wheatley, Benjamin Robert, 1819-1884; University of Glasgow. Library
texts
eye 1,944
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This material has been provided by The University of Glasgow Library. The original may be consulted at The University of Glasgow Library
Topic: Medicine
Added illustrated t.-p. with title: Beeton's book of household management
Topics: Cooking, Housekeeping
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Topic: Beards
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Sade, marquis de, 1740-1814
texts
eye 1,835
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In illustrated wrapper with cover title: Marquis de Sade
Topic: Erotic literature
Wellcome Library
by Rose, H. A. (Horace Arthur), 1867-1933. n 84103999; Ibbetson, Denzil, Sir, 1847-1908. n 84029393; Maclagan, Edward, Sir, 1864-1952. nr 93011436
texts
eye 1,833
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Subtitle varies slightly
Topics: Ethnology, Caste, Caste, Ethnology, Religion
Wellcome Library
by Stekel, Wilhelm, 1868-1940.; Stekel, Wilhelm, 1868-1940
texts
eye 1,831
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Translation of Sadismus und Masochismus
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Topic: Paraphilias
Royal College of Physicians
by Suśruta; Bhishagratna, Kunjalal, 1865-; Royal College of Physicians of London
texts
eye 1,795
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Royal College of Physicians, London
Topics: Ayurvedic medicine, Medicine
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
by Ministère de l'Agriculture et du Commerce; Thirion, Charles, 1827-
texts
eye 1,794
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"Exposition Universelle Internationale du 1878, á Paris"--title page
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Topics: Erotica, Paraphilias, Sadomasochism
Wellcome Sexology Collection
texts
eye 1,784
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bl
Topics: Corporal punishment, Flagellation, Flagellants
Several prefaces and appendices to sections inserted, with individual roman pagings (245 p. in all)
Topics: Military Medicine, Military Nursing, Hospitals, Military
This material has been provided by King’s College London. The original may be consulted at King’s College London
Topics: International Exhibition, (1862 : London, England), Exhibitions, Industries
Includes index
Topics: Chemists, Pharmacists
Topic: Genealogy and Heraldry
Wellcome Library
by Mathers, S. L. MacGregor (Samuel Liddell MacGregor), 1854-1918. n 50057836; Knorr von Rosenroth, Christian, Freiherr, 1636-1689. n 84806453
texts
eye 1,692
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Includes index
Topics: Bible, Cabala
With engraved frontispiece
Topics: English Language, Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Includes index
Topics: Legislation, Medical, Mental retardation
Mit dem von Prof. Ebers hergestellten genauen Facsimile der kalendarischen Notiz auf dem Rücken des Papyrus Ebers
Topics: Manuscripts (Papyri), Medicine, Egyptian
Royal College of Surgeons of England
texts
eye 1,656
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The Royal College of Surgeons of England
Topic: Thalassotherapy
Topic: Pharmacology
Wellcome Library
by Ploss, Hermann Heinrich, 1819-1885; Bartels, Max (Maximilian), 1843-1904; Bartels, Paul, 1874-1914; Dingwall, Eric John
texts
eye 1,654
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A translation based upon "Das Weib in der Natur- und Völkerkunde : anthropologische Studien von Dr H. Ploss," Leipzig, 1885, and later editions. cf. Pref
Topics: Women, Ethnology, Sex, Women
Wellcome Sexology Collection
texts
eye 1,626
favorite 1
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Translation of: Der Fetischismus.-- 1. Aufl.--[Berlin? : Urban & Schwarzenberg?], 1923
Wellcome Library
texts
eye 1,626
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Issued in 6 parts
Topics: Plants, Medicinal, Materia Medica
Royal College of Physicians
by Royal College of Physicians of London. n 80046799
texts
eye 1,598
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This material has been provided by Royal College of Physicians, London. The original may be consulted at Royal College of Physicians, London
Topic: Directories
Wellcome Library
by Great Exhibition (1851 : London, England); Great Britain. Commissioners for the Exhibition of 1851
texts
eye 1,593
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Advertisements on first 16 pages at the beginning of v.4 (supplementary volume)
Topics: Great Exhibition (1851 : London, England), Exhibits as Topic, Science, Technology, Industry
King's College London, Foyle Special Collections Library
by Dymock, William, 1834-1892; Warden, Charles James Hislop; Hooper, David, 1858-1947; King's College London
texts
eye 1,591
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King’s College London
Topics: Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicinal plants
Royal College of Physicians
by Dundee Art Exhibition Committee; Royal College of Physicians of London
texts
eye 1,589
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comment 0
This material has been provided by Royal College of Physicians, London. The original may be consulted at Royal College of Physicians, London
Topics: Art, Exhibitions
Wellcome Library
texts
eye 1,570
favorite 1
comment 0
New, 1890 preface signed W.W. Westcott
Topic: Alchemy
Wellcome Library
by Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804. n 79021614; Vorländer, Karl, 1860-1928. n 87896699
texts
eye 1,556
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topics: Anthropology, Psychology
Wellcome Library
texts
eye 1,549
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Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Topics: Medicine, Herbal, Plants, Medicinal
Wellcome Library
texts
eye 1,528
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Plants, Medicinal
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE)
by International Health Exhibition (1884 : London, England); Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
texts
eye 1,526
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Cont: v. 1-3. Health in the dwelling -- v. 4-6. Health in diet -- v. 7-9. Health in relation to civic life -- v. 10-12. General hygiene -- v. 13-16. Conference on education -- v. 17-19. Miscellaneous
Topics: Public Health, Hygiene
King's College London, Foyle Special Collections Library
by Bleuler, Eugen, 1857-1939; Guttmann, Dr. former owner; King's College London
texts
eye 1,518
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Includes bibliography
Topic: Schizophrenia
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Burroughs Wellcome and Company, Drug Industry
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Scott, George Ryley, 1886-; Scott, George Ryley, 1886-
texts
eye 1,476
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Includes bibliographic references and index
Topics: Sexual health, Sex
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
by Ruge, Reinhold Friedrich, 1862-; Zur Verth, Max, 1874-1941; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
texts
eye 1,476
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This material has been provided by London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service. The original may be consulted at London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
Topics: Tropical medicine, Tropical Medicine
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE)
by Cousin, Victor, 1792-1867; Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
texts
eye 1,472
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Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Topic: Philosophy
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE)
by Somerville, Martha Charters, 1813-1879; Somerville, Mary, 1780-1872; Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
texts
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Titl: Spine title: Memoirs of Mary Somerville Cont: With a portrait of Mary Somerville
Topics: Women scientists - biography, Somerville, Mary, 1780-1872
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE)
by Alibert, Jean-Louis-Marie, 1768-1837; Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
texts
eye 1,462
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Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Topic: Skin Diseases
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE)
by Hooper, David, 1858-1947; Warden, C. J. H. (Charles James Hislop), 1851-1900; Dymock, William, 1834-1892; Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
texts
eye 1,460
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Note: Vol. 3 has no general t.p. Vol. 4 Index and appendix
Topics: Plants, Medicinal, Materia Medica
University of Leeds Library
by Eichhorst, Hermann, 1849-1921; University of Leeds. Library
texts
eye 1,454
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This material has been provided by The University of Leeds Library. The original may be consulted at The University of Leeds Library
Topics: Nervous system diseases, Muscular diseases
The University of Leeds Library
Topics: Dictionaries, Polyglot, Food, Cooking
Topic: Plants, Medicinal
Wellcome Sexology Collection
texts
eye 1,444
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Includes bibliographic references
Topics: Sex, Women, Men, Gender Identity
UCL Library Services, University College London (UCL)
by Lange, Fritz, ed; Von Aberle, Doctor; University College, London. Library Services
texts
eye 1,442
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Orthopedics, Orthopedic Procedures
Wellcome Trust Publications
by Comrie, John D. (John Dixon), 1875-1939; Wellcome Historical Medical Museum
texts
eye 1,435
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Paged continuously
Topics: Medicine, Physicians
University of Glasgow Library
by United States. Armed Forces Medical Library; United States. Army Medical Library; United States. Surgeon General's Office. Library; University of Glasgow. Library
texts
eye 1,431
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Continued by Armed Forces Medical Library catalog
Topics: Incunabula, Medicine, Medicine
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: World War, 1914-1918, Military Medicine
University of Glasgow Library
by Flückiger, Friedrich A. (Friedrich August), 1828-1894; Hanbury, Daniel, 1825-1875; University of Glasgow. Library
texts
eye 1,420
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With half-title page
Topics: Botany, Medical, Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicinal plants, Pharmacology
Wellcome Trust Publications
by Burroughs Wellcome and Company; Chicago Exposition (1933)
texts
eye 1,420
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Advertising booklet for Burroughs Wellcome's products given away at the 1933 Chicago Exposition
Topics: Burroughs Wellcome and Company, Drug Industry, Exhibits as Topic, Advertising as Topic
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Bloch, Iwan, 1872-1922.; Bloch, Iwan, 1872-1922
texts
eye 1,415
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Translation of: Das Sexualleben unserer Zeit in seinen Beziehungen zur modernen Kultur. 4. bis 6. Aufl. Berlin : L. Marcus, 1908
Topics: Sexual Behavior, Sex
Bibliographie: p. [67]-68
Topics: Typhoid Fever, Pregnancy Complications, Infectious
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
by Frazer, James George, Sir, 1854-1941; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
texts
eye 1,389
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A complete set of 'The golden bough' comprises 13 volumes made up as follows: [Vol. I-II] Part 1 [in 2 vols]. The magic art and the evolution of kings. 1911. -- [Vol. III] Part II. Taboo and the perils of the soul. 1911. -- [Vol. IV] Part III. The dying god. 1911.-- [Vol. V-VI] Part IV [in 2 vols] Adonis, Attis, Osiris; studies in the history of oriental religion. 3rd ed., rev. and enl. 1914.--[Vol. VII-VIII] Part V [in 2 vols] Spirits of the corn and the wild. 1912.-- [Vol. IX] Part VI. The...
King's College London, Foyle Special Collections Library
by Beckmann, Johann, 1739-1811; Johnston, William; Physical Society (Guy's Hospital) former owner; King's College London
texts
eye 1,379
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Library holds Vol. 4 only
Topics: Technology, Science, Inventions
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Aretino, Pietro, 1492-1556
texts
eye 1,377
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With 18 leaves of plates
Topics: Erotic literature, Coitus
University of Glasgow Library
by Royal College of Surgeons of England. Library; Willis, R; University of Glasgow. Library
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eye 1,368
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Appended to v. 2, with special t.-p.: Synopsis of the arrangement followed in the classed catalogue of books belonging to the Royal college of surgeons in London. London, 1838
Topics: Royal College of Surgeons of England. Library, Classification, Medicine
Wellcome Sexology Collection
texts
eye 1,368
favorite 5
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This volume of this edition was reprinted in 1921
Topics: Sex, Sexual Behavior, Women, Paraphilias, Sadism, Masochism, Penile Erection, Arousal, Love, Pain,...
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
by Frazer, James George, Sir, 1854-1941; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
texts
eye 1,367
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A complete set of 'The golden bough' comprises 13 volumes made up as follows: [Vol. I-II] Part 1 [in 2 vols]. The magic art and the evolution of kings. 1911. -- [Vol. III] Part II. Taboo and the perils of the soul. 1911. -- [Vol. IV] Part III. The dying god. 1911.-- [Vol. V-VI] Part IV [in 2 vols] Adonis, Attis, Osiris; studies in the history of oriental religion. 3rd ed., rev. and enl. 1914.--[Vol. VII-VIII] Part V [in 2 vols] Spirits of the corn and the wild. 1912.-- [Vol. IX] Part VI. The...
Wellcome Library
by Jendrásik, Ernő
texts
eye 1,364
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Includes index and references
University of Leeds Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Gilbert, Philéas; Fetu, Emile; University of Leeds. Library
texts
eye 1,364
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The University of Leeds Library
Topic: Cooking, French
On cover: Sex magnetism
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE)
by Beni-Barde Joseph-Marie-Alfred, 1834-1919; Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
texts
eye 1,351
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Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Topics: Nervous System Diseases, Neurasthenia
At head of t.p.: Documents on Medical Anthropology
Topics: Sexual Behavior, Cross-Cultural Comparison
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE)
by Robin, Albert, 1847-1928; Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
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eye 1,336
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Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Topic: Therapeutics
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE)
by Sachs Heinrich, b.1863; Freund C. S. (Carl Samuel); Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
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eye 1,331
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This material has been provided by the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. The original may be consulted at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Topic: Nervous System Diseases